This article has some great advice on how to haggle for your holiday – including tips on where to research prices and which holidays are worth haggling and which holidays you may be better off booking direct.
They suggest “Give them a call or go to a retail shop with your printouts to see if a bricks-and-mortar or online travel agent can give a better price on the same deal“.
Before going on to say “The big savings can be made when building complicated itineraries, perhaps where a series of flights is involved, or where tickets have been bought individually. This is where a clever agent can use industry knowledge to undercut elements booked separately. Savings can be as much as 20 to 30% on the total cost.”
You can read the rest of the article on the BBC News website here.
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